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Cougar Blue Day

Cougar Blue Day

Cougar Blue Day



SATURDAY, APRIL 6, 2024 | 9 AM - 2 PM

Join other admitted students at our annual open house for newly admitted students and their families! Make connections and have your questions answered by current students, staff and even some of your future professors. This event is your first opportunity to put on your Cougar Blue and take steps toward being an official CSUSM Cougar this fall. 

Join us for all day activities from 9am-2pm on April 6th! Live like a CSUSM Cougar and explore sessions, tours & open houses, departments and organizations at the expo! Take a look at event times by clicking on one of the boxes below so that you may plan your day!

Don't forget to set a reminder to see our CSUSM Cougars showcase their talent live! Check out the Cougar Blue Day schedule for student performance times.

Event Map - PDF CSUSM Interactive Map

10% Off Dining with North City Partners
Mention Cougar Blue Day to one of our North City Partners, and receive a 10% discount off of your purchase!

*Must mention CSUSM Cougar Blue Day at the time you are placing your order.

April 6th CSUSM Swag Pickup!
Exclusive Cougar Blue Day tote bags are available at check in on a first-come, first-served basis. They will be available to the first 5,000 students. Due to the limited quantity, each student per family/group will receive one (1) giveaway. While supplies last.

Additional Contests:
  • A random guest that checked into the event will be chosen to win a prize.
  • Make sure to use #CSUSMbound and tag CSUSM Admissions AND CSUSM Cougar Central a random post or story on Instagram can have a chance to win a prize during the event!
  • Walk around the Expo and you may be asked to answer CSUSM trivia to win a prize.
Cougar Blue Day Parking

Complimentary parking in Lot B, Lot C, or Lot F   (enter campus from Twin Oaks Valley Road and Craven Road) and Parking Structure 1 (enter campus from E. Barham Drive and Campus Way)

Bus parking in Lot N

Campus Map PDF

CSUSM Interactive Map


Guest Information Campus Map (PDF) Student Performances

Cougar Blue Day 2024 Guest Registration Form


Today is just the first step of your journey at CSUSM.
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